Landscaping Where the Sun Don’t Shine — The Shade

Our last post featured plants that thrive in the sunlight. We wanted to provide the Yin to that article's Yang by taking a look at some plants that need sunlight to survive, but prefer the shade. Incorporating plants that do well in the sunlight as well as plants that do well in the shade almost guarantees that your landscaping design will have a diverse look and it will be successful. We … [Read more...]

Plants That Love Sunlight Almost As Much As You Do

The sunlight is finally making a lasting appearance in Northern Kentucky! It brings me so much joy to write the above sentence as warmer temperatures sweep across the Ohio River Valley. As the warm sunlight makes its triumphant return an important issue comes to light (no pun intended). Obviously, certain plants thrive in the sunlight. Their very existence depends on the amount of sun they … [Read more...]

Plan for Success: Best Plants to Incorporate into Midwestern Climate

When designing your landscaping project it is important to think about which plants will flourish in this midwestern climate. Why settle on a beautiful plants only to have them shrivel up and die due to the hot summers and harsh winters? There are a lot of types of plants to choose from to see the most success. The wide selection is good because the best landscaping has a variety of different … [Read more...]

Before and After: Landscaping Transforms NKY Property

We have been working very hard in the summer heat. One of our more recent project was in Cold Spring, Kentucky.Our customer wanted to update the landscaping in the flower beds surrounding their home. They wanted flowing flower beds with an incorporation of seasonal color. To accommodate our customer's requests we planted some long blooming perennials and dwarf shrubs.Here is the property … [Read more...]